Why learn French?
French is spoken by 275 million people on all the continents of the world. It is the fifth most widely spoken language in the world. French is taught on every continent, being the second most widely learned language after English. It is also the official language of 29 countries.
Knowing the French language allows you to call yourself a world citizen, as it comes in handy when travelling to Belgium, Canada, Switzerland, Haiti, West Africa and even the Seychelles. Learn French to get the chance to work in many commercial services, such as luxury goods, winemaking, aeronautics, automotive, etc. Learning French opens up new career opportunities, as it unlocks the hiring potential of the fifth biggest economy of the world.
Learn French and make your travelling more enjoyable. Get valuable insights of the mentality, lifestyle and culture of France. Discover some top world touristic destinations: Paris, Nice, Lyon, Marseille, Bordeaux, Strasbourg, Cannes, etc. Speak with the locals, ask them about the best wine around. Tell them you want to taste the best croissant in town. Start a conversation about poetry.
The French culture has an immense cultural heritage. The French language opens the gateway to an immense universe of literature, music, movies, fashion, plastic arts, culinary, theater, architecture and much more. Read in original the books of Victor Hugo, Marcel Proust, Charles Baudelaire, Molière, Albert Camus and Jean-Paul Sartre. Become inspired by the works of 17 Nobel Prize Laureates in Literature who wrote in French.
Reveal the romantic side of you, learn French - the universal language of love. People who want to speak French may find it difficult to get used to its pronunciation, in comparison with other Romance languages.
Boost your brain power, concentration, multitasking skills, perception and keep your memory sharp, as learning French is scientifically proven to enhance your overall intelligence.